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Two Major Variations Of The Insanity Defense

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The insanity defense applies to a criminal suspect who isn’t responsible for their criminal actions because of their mental illness. When you invoke the insanity defense, you are basically saying that you are too mentally ill to distinguish between right and wrong (or legal and illegal). There are several variations of the insanity defense; here are two classic examples: Temporary Insanity This defense applies if you were insane when you were committing the criminal act, but you are now sane.…

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Why You May Be Charged Even With A Low BAC

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Common knowledge has it that driving with blood alcohol content (BAC) of 0.8 or more will get you arrested and charged with DUI (driving under the influence). This is only partly right, as most of the common knowledge issues usually are. There are circumstances under which you can be arrested and charged with DUI even if your BAC is way below 0.8; here are some examples of such circumstances: You Were Visibly Impaired…

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Dangerous Pool Moves

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When you use a pool at a resort or hotel, you have every right to expect not to be injured by that use. Sometimes, what was supposed to be fun turns out to be far from it, so read on to learn more about what to do if you came home from your vacation with more than just sand in your shoes. Chlorine Dangers If used as directed, this chemical compound makes the pool clean and sparkling.…

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